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Global Sanctity of Life Issues

Forced abortions, suffering of millions of women decried on 34th anniversary of China’s “One Child Policy”

New Scientist: Three-parent babies are ‘ethically troubling’

How the “right to die” came to Europe (part 2)

    The Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission: Over the past few decades the Dutch have expanded the scope of protected physician killing to include children. With their parent’s permission, a child between the ages of 12 to 16 years old may request and receive assisted suicide. Initially, minors could obtain an assisted death even if their parents objected, but after domestic and international criticism, the law was changed to require parental consent. Even before the Parliament made it legal to euthanize young children, doctors in the Netherlands took it upon themselves to end the life of infants and others who do not have the free will to agree to end their own lives, but whose existence doctors or parents deemed them “unfit.”

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How the “right to die” came to Europe (part 1)

Crisis pregnancy center film praised at UN Women’s Guild screening

‘My 24 week baby exposes horrifying abortion law’

CPS announces prosecution for assisted suicide

Belgian prisoner serving life sentence granted request to die

Disabled ‘edited out’ of assisted suicide debate

Hospital review confirms lack of abortion did not kill Savita Halappanavar

Irish hospital staffers disciplined in case of woman denied abortion

Out of India comes yet more evidence that abortion causes breast cancer

BBC faces criticism over assisted suicide drama

Pro-life clinic to rival private abortion service in Belfast

British actress Maxine Peake: People who have children are selfish

It wasn’t just the Nazis: Now doctors [in Belgium and the Netherlands] can euthanize sick children, mentally disabled

“My mum shows why Berry’s wrong on assisted suicide”

MPs raise ‘grave concerns’ over plans for GM babies

MPs debate “Three-person IVF” (again)

More babies surviving birth at 23 weeks

Nearly a third of all pregnancies in Russia still ended by abortions

Dutch euthanasia for nursing home living

Another surrogate-produced product returned

Push to make suicides easier will never stop

A deadly conflict of interest: Why euthanasia in Belgium is so out of control

Hundreds rally in Ireland after rape victim says denied abortion

Richard Dawkins is a moral disaster

One doctor’s courageous but lonely battle to reduce maternal mortality

My son has Down’s syndrome and I wouldn’t change a thing

Pope makes strong, silent anti-abortion statement

Assisted suicide in international spotlight: Swiss society numbers up, Australia suspends physician

‘Step forward’ for adult stem cell research

Group that helped China launch its one-child policy reveals how it will push abortion globally

Government trying to ‘dupe the public’ over GM babies

European Court: No human right to kill a baby with down syndrome in abortion

Surrogacy couple wanted abortion, refund

In Korea, Pope Francis to visit cemetery for aborted babies

Thai surrogacy clinic violated regulations by selling child to pedophile? Investigation launched

African pro-life activist: We don’t need abortion

Irish Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald is determined to push abortion

Firing health professionals who refuse to abort babies is watershed moment for Europe

UK’s Supreme Court makes unprecedented advances to legalize assisted suicide

Dutch professor who once backed euthanasia warns it leads to surge of deaths

Government dishonest over GM babies, warn scientists

Poll: More Italians support abortion rights than cosmetic surgery

Poll: Assisted suicide opposition grows as evidence revealed

BPAs criticised over ‘morning-after pills to new mums’ call

UN Committee demands Ireland change constitution to allow wider abortion

After twenty years, Morgentaler abortion clinic shutting down in Fredericton

Baroness Campbell’s speech on assisted suicide

The Guardian: Cherish life, don’t back assisted suicide bill

Ronaldo’s mum says she wanted to abort him

Assisted suicide strongly criticised in House of Lords

‘Assisted suicide bill would tell people they’re worthless’

Former Archbishop of Canterbury George Carey supports assisted suicide bill

Pro-abortion groups push UN to pressure Ireland to legalize abortion further

The simple truth: Abortion is legal up to birth in Ireland in some cases

Euthanasia: Don’t make our mistake, says Dutch academic

Her mother was almost forced to have a sex-selective abortion at 8 months, thankfully she’s alive

Forced abortion in China confines woman to wheelchair afterward

Volunteers in India go undercover to stop illegal sex-selective abortions

Euthanasia case rejected by UK’s highest court

Kids should get help to kill themselves, say charities

Over 8 million abortions since 1967 Act, new stats show

Italy’s Catholic bishops denounce court ruling that OK’d sperm donors

Poland’s PM: doctor’s duty is above his faith

Disabled people ‘strongly oppose’ assisted suicide

Pro-lifers shocked that Britain allows midwives to do abortions

Christians urged to oppose euthanasia

Five euthanised every day in Belgium, new figures show

More than 130 pro-life candidates elected in Ireland after ‘Vote Pro-Life’ drive